ELIZABETH, NJ - The Elmora Troopers are The Mid-Atlantic Champions, and will be heading to Williamsport for the Little League World Series.

The Troopers took the win after beating the team from Haverstraw, NY, by a score of 19-4 on Saturday in the Mid-Atlantic Regional finals. They now continue on in their quest to become the Little League World Series champions.

Their first game is next Friday night at 8:00 pm against the Oregon team representing the Northwest region.

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The team, Elmora “Troopers” is named after New Jersey State Trooper Thomas J. Hanratty, who was killed in the line of duty April 2, 1992, in a motor vehicle accident. Trooper Hanratty was born in Elizabeth and played in the league growing up.

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